Latest earthquakes near Henan, China today

Complete overview of the latest earthquakes near Henan, China, updated every minute. Did you feel an earthquake today in Henan? If an earthquake is happening right now near Henan (also known as 河南), it will show up within minutes.

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List of latest earthquakes near Henan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 7, 2023 23:01
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 394 km E
from Shangqiu
Aug 6, 2023 02:33
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 219 km NE
from Anyang
Jun 21, 2023 03:15
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 176 km SSW
from Dengzhou
Oct 3, 2022 01:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 254 km NNW
from Anyang
Sep 13, 2022 00:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 42 km WNW
from Luoyang
Feb 18, 2020 17:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 182 km ENE
from Puyang
Feb 18, 2020 17:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 204 km ENE
from Anyang
Jan 6, 2020 22:21
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 230 km NW
from Anyang
Dec 26, 2019 18:36
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 142 km SSW
from Xinyang
Mar 24, 2019 23:17
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 266 km SW
from Dengzhou
Oct 11, 2018 17:10
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 252 km SW
from Dengzhou
Oct 11, 2018 15:06
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 288 km SW
from Nanyang
Feb 9, 2018 19:00
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 42 km WNW
from Dengzhou
Jun 18, 2017 17:39
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 282 km SW
from Nanyang
Jun 16, 2017 19:48
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 287 km SW
from Nanyang
Feb 23, 2017 02:41
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 260 km SSW
from Dengzhou
Jan 12, 2017 03:10
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 202 km WNW
from Sanmenxia
Dec 18, 2016 11:08
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 234 km NW
from Anyang
Dec 18, 2016 11:08
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 248 km NW
from Anyang
Mar 12, 2016 11:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 20 km N
from Sanmenxia
Dec 25, 2015 07:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 238 km ENE
from Shangqiu
Mar 14, 2015 14:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 145 km S
from Shangqiu
Jan 18, 2015 11:01
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 38 km ESE
from Puyang
Oct 26, 2014 01:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 148 km ESE
from Xinyang
Sep 24, 2014 08:28
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 263 km SW
from Dengzhou

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Recent Henan Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Henan. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Henan and elsewhere.

Henan Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
2 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 5
Dec 7, 2023 23:01

Average

A total of 27 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Henan, China in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 2 earthquakes per year

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Henan with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Henan in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Henan during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Henan (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 25 92.59%
Mag. 5 2 7.41%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Henan

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.4
On Aug 6, 2023 02:33.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7
On Aug 1, 1937 04:35.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Henan occurred on Aug 6, 2023 02:33 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.4 and struck 219 kilometers (136 mi) north-east of Anyang, at a depth of 18 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Henan in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7 earthquake struck on Aug 1, 1937 04:35, 59 kilometers (37 mi) north-east of Puyang. It is the strongest earthquake near Henan in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Henan, China in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Henan.

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Henan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Aug 6, 2023 02:33
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 219 km NE
from Anyang
Dec 26, 2019 18:36
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 142 km SSW
from Xinyang
Mar 12, 2016 11:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 20 km N
from Sanmenxia
Oct 3, 2022 01:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 254 km NNW
from Anyang
Feb 9, 2018 19:00
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 42 km WNW
from Dengzhou
Mar 14, 2015 14:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 145 km S
from Shangqiu
Jun 16, 2017 19:48
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 287 km SW
from Nanyang
Feb 18, 2020 17:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 182 km ENE
from Puyang
Oct 11, 2018 15:06
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 288 km SW
from Nanyang
May 27, 2014 21:57
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 247 km WSW
from Nanyang

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Earthquakes by city in Henan

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Henan, China.

Use this regional Henan earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Fangcheng Chengguanzhen, Huaidian, Yingchuan, Yima, Jishui, Yunyang, Dingcheng, Minggang, Wacheng, Xiangcheng Chengguanzhen, Xincheng, Songyang, Hancheng, Xixiang, Runing, Yigou, Daokou, Gongyi and Anxiang.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Henan.

When was the last earthquake in Henan, China?

A 5 magnitude earthquake hit near Henan on the evening of December 7, 2023 at 23:01 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 394km east of Shangqiu at a depth of 10km under water in the Yellow Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Henan, China in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Henan, China?

A 7 magnitude earthquake hit near Henan on the night of August 1, 1937 at 04:35 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 59km south-southeast of Puyang at a depth of 25km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Henan since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Henan, China?

In the past 10 years, 27 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Henan. This averages to 3 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 135 days.